MIID Reka Awards 2017

Recently, INTERIOR DEPARTMENT @ The Design School WON 5 PRIZES at the MIID HOMEDEC REKA AWARDS 2017 – Design Excellence under the STUDENT’S CATEGORY which was held last week, 27th October 2017 at Hilton Hotel, KL.

The MIID HOMEDEC REKA AWARDS 2017 conferred to Malaysian Institute of Interior Designers (MIID) and Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia (LAM) registered Members practicing Interior Design for works completed between the years 2014 to 30th June 2017 that best exemplify the pursuit of excellence in Interior Design. Excellence in Interior Design refers to excellence in its design and the consistent translation of its intentions into reality, the concurrent high quality of construction and its beneficial impact on the social, physical and the cultural environment of the country.Awards shall also be conferred to students whose works reflect good design, problem-solving capabilities and soundness in construction via submissions through their respective schools.

This submission has been initiated as a portfolio under my supervision since 2015.  For this year event, there are 33 submissions received from 6 participating universities such as UiTM Puncak Alam, UiTM Perak, Malaysia Institute of Art (MIA), Inti Centre of Art & Design and First City University CollegeTaylor’s University students won the listed award:

Gold Award:

  1. Leung Jia Yee – “The New Chinatown” (Supervisors: Mohd Redzwan Hisham Bidin, Nursuliana binti Sulaiman)
Silver Award:
  1. Aliya Nazim Kapasi – “Jari-Jari- The Healing Fingers’ (Supervisor: Annie Jaid Parker)
  2. Chan Hui Sim – “The Forgotten” (Supervisor: Ar. Muhammad Qhawarizmi Norhisham)
Honourable Mention Award:  
  1. Devina Amelia – “Hydrotherapy Center for Eczema” (Supervisor: Mohd Romzi Ali)
  2. Shameena Labeeb – “Story Board Market” (Supervisors: Vickram Thevar Vijayan, Mohd Redzwan Hisham Bidin)